VCA Sand Lake Animal Hospital

Veterinary Support

  • Certified Veterinary Technician

    Karen Grosskopf
    Veterinary Tech School: Globe University

    Karen graduated from Globe University in 2012 with an Associates Degree in Veterinary Technology.  She has been a lifelong resident of the Coulee Region.  She has 3 grown boys and 2 granddaughters.  She also has 4 puggles in her furry family.  She enjoys doing crafts and riding her motorcycle in her free time. 

  • Certified Veterinary Technician

    Tori King

    Victoria "Tori" graduated in 2012 from Globe University with an associates degree in Veterinary Technology.  She lives in Onalaska with her two children Lily and Bennett.  She also resides with two rescued feline companions Gypsy and Noel.  She enjoys being in the Coulee Region area and likes being part of the team here at VCA Sand Lake Animal Hospital.  Her goal is to do what ever it takes to help our clients and there pets have a positive and comfortable experience.

  • Certified Veterinary Technician

    Kylee Rostvold

    Kylee is a Certified Veterinary Technician that has been with VCA Sand Lake Animal Hospital since September 2009.  She graduated in 2008 with an associates degree in veterinary technology form the Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology in Denver, Colorado.  She has two dogs that she rescued, Marley and Ziggy.  She lives in Ettrick with her fiance and daughter.  Kylee has always wanted to be in the veterinary field since she was a child.  She loves all aspects of her career and has a special interest in surgery. 

  • Certified Veterinary Technician

    Emily Timm

    Emily is a graduate of MATC and has been a Certified Veterinary Technician since 2000.  She has been part of the VCA Sand Lake team since August of 2010.  She and her husband Dale live near Black River Falls along with their cats Colby and Rollins and their dog Jack.  Other members of their animal family include their horses; Buck, Quick, Willow, Ree, Dick and Major.

  • Technician

    Lindsay Lenox

  • Technician

    Amanda Racich

    Amanda graduated from Globe University with honors and an Associates Degree in Veterinary Technology.  She lives in Trempealeau, WI with her two dogs Quaid  and Drake.   In her free time she enjoys spending time outdoors, being on the river and spending time with family and friends. 


Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

In case of emergency during normal business hours, please call us immediately. If you have an emergency outside of our normal business hours, please contact a local emergency animal hospital.